Global Patent Index - EP 1320076 A1

EP 1320076 A1 2003-06-18 - Device for protecting a printing module in a mail processing apparatus

Title (en)

Device for protecting a printing module in a mail processing apparatus

Title (de)

Anordnung zum Schutz eines Druckmoduls in einem Postverarbeitungsgerät

Title (fr)

Dispositif pour protéger un module d'impression dans un appareil de traitement de courrier

Publication

EP 1320076 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 02026747 A

Priority

DE 10164527 A

Abstract (en)

The arrangement has protection frame (6) for the print mechanism in a non-secure region and a transverse motion arrangement for a print module (7), which is protected from unauthorized access. A protective cap (73) is attached to the print carriage (74) and encloses a region of the variable position printing module to be protected, whose movement is limited by the walls (63,65,66) of a box inside the supporting frame.

Abstract (de)

Anordnung zum Schutz eines Druckmoduls in einem Postverarbeitungsgerät mit einem Stützrahmen (6) für die Druckmechanik im Nichtsicherheitsbereich und mit einem Querbewegungsmittel zur Querbewegung eines Druckmoduls (7), wobei das Druckmodul (7) im Stützrahmen (6) querbeweglich zur Poststücktransportrichtung angeordnet ist und mechanisch vor einem unberechtigten Zugriff geschützt ist, wobei eine Schutzkappe (73) am Druckwagen (74) befestigt und zum Umschließen eines zu schützenden Bereiches des lageveränderlichen Druckmoduls (7) ausgebildet ist, dessen Bewegungsraum durch die Wände (63, 65, 66 und 69) eines Kastens innerhalb des Stützrahmens (6) begrenzt wird, wobei Mittel (81, 82, 83) vorgesehen sind, welche die Querbewegungsmittel (17) an einer Querbewegung des Druckmoduls (7, 7a, 7b) hindern, nachdem eine Abdeckung (20) geöffnet oder entfernt worden ist, welche eine Öffnung (24) im Gehäuse (2) abdeckt, wobei die Öffnung (24) zum Auswechseln mindestens einer Tintenkartusche (72) vorgesehen ist. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G07B 17/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B41J 2/175 (2006.01); B41J 29/02 (2006.01); B41J 29/54 (2006.01); G07B 17/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B41J 2/1752 (2013.01); B41J 29/02 (2013.01); B41J 29/54 (2013.01); G07B 17/00193 (2013.01); G07B 2017/00233 (2013.01); G07B 2017/00532 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

EPO simple patent family

US 2003112315 A1 20030619; US 6789892 B2 20040914; AT 295584 T 20050515; DE 10164527 A1 20030710; EP 1320076 A1 20030618; EP 1320076 B1 20050511

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